Obverse Die 51

Primary Characteristics

Obverse Die 51 - Slightly doubled 1 at the top right of the vertical shaft, and the left 8 is tripled at the top inside of the upper loop.

 

 

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Other Characteristics

Die marker - There is a diagonal polishing lines inside the ear.

 

 

VAMs Featuring Die 51

75 - Doubled 1, Tripled 8

Die Crack Characteristics

A discovery VAM of ours in September 2017, VAM 75 is described as "Doubled 1, Tripled 8."  The obverse die is a new one and is distinguished by some polishing lines in the ear.

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28362431       Mint State 63 DMPL

 

Our one example shows no die cracks or breaks, but it is DMPL and we need more examples to call this one conclusively.